Business Manager Manufacturing Engineering Global Program Management

General Motor
May 26, 2023
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Hybrid Work Location :

We believe work-life balance is essential to a team member's success and job satisfaction. ​This position does not require an employee to be on-site full- time to perform most effectively. This position requires an employee to be onsite as required for key meetings/workshops: average of 3 days per week.


The Role: As the Global Business Manager, you will manage key strategic projects and critical tasks for the Global Manufacturing Engineering Executive Director Global Program Management. You will also manage various manufacturing engineering and manufacturing operations leadership forums. This position requires a high degree of discretion, accuracy and coordination.

Responsibilities :

  • Collaborate with cross functional teams and other functional leaders to execute business plans that support enterprise objectives.

  • Develop and maintain Global Program Management (GPM) Business Plan and work with staff to develop detailed plans to achieve objectives.

  • Communicate priorities and business updates.

  • Drive common, efficient business processes across regions.

  • Enhance the Manufacturing Engineering global program management dashboard as an effective repository of critical data

  • Support development and execution of risk mitigation plans

  • Prepare meeting and presentation materials as required

  • Compile and distribute weekly launch summaries to leadership

  • Execute the internal controls process for GPM

  • Special assignments and projects that are broad, complex and multifaceted in nature

  • Manage various manufacturing engineering and manufacturing operations leadership forums: Weekly staff meetings, Strategic Program Reviews (SPR), Execution Readiness Reviews (ERR), VIR/VPE Prep, MEMO Strategy Meetings, Face to Face Meetings for GPM, All People Meetings, All Leader Meetings and MIM forums

  • Continuously look for ways to improve efficiencies

  • Manage Budget and headcount for Global Program Management

  • Ability to create an Inclusive environment of authenticity and openness

  • Additional Description

    Required Qualifications & Skills :

  • Four-year degree or equivalent experience in lieu of a degree

  • 7 - 10 years of industry experience

  • Vehicle launch leader experience/Knowledge of the Global Launch Process and Global Vehicle Development Process

  • Knowledge of the GPD & Manufacturing Organizations and meeting structure

  • Proven planning and organizational skills, Independent thinking, adaptability, judgment, and problem solving

  • Experience with and comfortable working with Senior Management or Executives

  • Meeting coordination, facilitation, capture key points and follow-up assignments

  • Advanced level of proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, scheduling, internet, Outlook, and knowledge of SharePoint

  • Highly proficient verbal and written communication skills

  • Confidence to take initiative, lead teams and work independently

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